Luis Mendoza vs Adam Wainwright Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 5-3
St. Louis lost in extra innings on Sunday, falling 5-3 to Kansas City in 15 innings.
Kansas City won as a +172 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kansas City got 6 innings from Luis Mendoza, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Jonathan Broxton earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Yuniesky Betancourt in the win.
St. Louis got a 7-inning outing from Adam Wainwright in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Matt Holliday had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
Kansas City outhit their counterparts 13-11 in the game.
Kansas City looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. St. Louis will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.